GORGEOUS Entertainment

Reviews and previews about theatre and film

Maureen Lipman talks Coronation Street & Up For It, her one woman show on GORGEOUS ENTERTERTAINMENT with Josephine Pembroke

14 Dec 2018

Maureen Lipman talks Coronation Street & Up For It, her one woman show on GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Josephine Pembroke Maureen is 72 and still at it and still Up For It. Maureen talks in-depth about Corry, her one woman show Up for It, The Dankworths, her beloved Jack Rosenthal, her two dogs (one is called Diva)…

Tish Ciravolo of DAISY ROCKS the girl guitar company with VICTORIA PEARSON, Gorgeous Entrepreneurs on RADIO GORGEOUS

10 Dec 2018

    Tish Ciravolo of DAISY ROCKS the girl guitar company, with VICTORIA PEARSON, Gorgeous Entrepreneurs on RADIO GORGEOUS  Victoria Pearson chats to Tish Ciravolo creator of Daisy Rock Guitars the only girl guitar company in the world, lighter weight guitars custom built. Tish talks about how her company empowers young girls and women to have…

GUY SINER of ‘Allo Allo’ fame – MAN WEEK with Victoria Pearson on Radio Gorgeous

02 Dec 2018

  GUY SINER of ‘Allo Allo’ fame – MAN WEEK with Victoria Pearson on Radio Gorgeous Guy Siner of ‘Allo Allo’ fame, famous for playing Lieutenant Gruber the gay World War Two German soldier. Guy discusses his fantastic career including his experiences on stage and screen, working with Johnny Depp and Derek Jacobi and his…

Tim Wardle, Director of Three Identical Strangers with Donna Freed, MAN WEEK on Radio Gorgeous

29 Nov 2018

Tim Wardle, Director of Three Identical Strangers with Donna Freed, MAN WEEK on Radio Gorgeous  PLEASE NOTE: THIS INTERVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS!!!!! Three Identical Strangers is the quintessential ‘life is stranger than fiction’ story that starts out with the heartwarming reunion of triplets who were separated at birth. What follows is the unravelling of the dark mystery…

Ed Sheeran by Sean Smith – MAN WEEK with Josephine Pembroke

27 Nov 2018

  Ed Sheeran by Sean Smith – MAN WEEK with Josephine Pembroke Do you really think you know Ed Sheeran? Top biographer to the stars Sean Smith tells Josephine things you never knew about the super successful, 21st Century, down to earth pop star who is worth £80 million. BUY the BOOK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Ed-Sheeran-Sean-Smith/dp/0008267510  #EdSheeran #ManWeek #RadioGorgeous #SeanSmith…

Visit Romania, land of Vlad, horsedrawn carts & Prince Charles guesthouse GORGEOUS ESCAPES

07 Nov 2018

Visit Romania, land of Vlad, horsedrawn carts & Prince Charles guesthouse GORGEOUS ESCAPES Josephine was entranced by the uncommercialism of Romania, the land of mountains and plains. Donna and Josephine talk about Vlad’s Castle, Sibiu and Viscri. http://zalan.transylvaniancastle.com/ #GorgeousEscapes #Romania #RadioGorgeous                           Visit…

Linda Em – Irish Born Singer, Songwriter & Poet GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Victoria Pearson

30 Oct 2018

Linda Em – Irish Born Singer, Songwriter & Poet GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Victoria Pearson Gorgeous music with Victoria Pearson. London irish singer Linda Em chats to Victoria Pearson about her new EP ‘London Irish’ and her beautiful single ‘Two Hands’ FOR SHARING Wild Fire video https://youtu.be/g00gCs7eOJw Wild Fire https://soundcloud.com/lindaem/wild-fire Two Hands https://soundcloud.com/lindaem/two-hands Order EP http://www.talkingelephant.co.uk/product/linda-em-london-irish-ep Follow: Twitter: @lindaEm3 FB:https://www.facebook.com/LindaEmMusic/ All…

What your handwriting says about you, Reading Between The Lines by Emma Bache

15 Sep 2018

What your handwriting says about you, Reading Between The Lines by Emma Bache with Josephine Pembroke Do you have big or small writing? Or large loops or big spaces between your letters? We do still write, not as much as we used to; birthday cards, thank you letters and shopping lists. Find out how to…

Jo Pratt & Fran Warde, co-founders Cookbook Festival with Donna Freed

  Jo Pratt & Fran Warde, co-founders Cookbook Festival with Donna Freed   Cookbook authors and friends, Jo Pratt and Fran Warde, along with Lucy Cufflin have come together to found the UK’s very first cookbook festival. There are food festivals and book festivals but this unique festival celebrates the books we cook with and…

What Would Boudicca Do? E. Foley and B. Coates with Donna Freed

  What Would Boudicca Do? E. Foley and B. Coates with Donna Freed While we don’t expect or want you to burn London to the ground every time someone pisses you off, but bad-ass Boudicca’s method of dealing with adversity does have a certain appeal. The authors were inspired to find (only) 50 fantastic women…

Pippa & Lizzie – The Vignettes, Queens of Harmony GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Josephine Pembroke

26 Aug 2018

  Pippa & Lizzie – The Vignettes, Queens of Harmony GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Josephine Pembroke Charismatic classically trained musicians turned jazz, showtunes singers, Pippa and Lizzie tell us all about their exciting cabaret stage show. Both Pippa and Lizzie have super successful singing careers in their own right but coming together as a team and…

Francoise Malby Anthony & Katja Willemsen, An Elephant In My Kitchen with Donna Freed

Francoise Malby Anthony & Katja Willemsen, An Elephant In My Kitchen with Donna Freed When Francoise Malby refused to share a taxi on a bone-chilling day in London with a scruffy, bearded man, it was the very last time she said no to future husband Lawrence Anthony. So when he said they should buy a…

Playwright RABIAH HUSSAIN with CORINNA McSHANE on her debut play SPUN, class and microaggressions for GORGEOUS LIVES

15 Aug 2018

Playwright RABIAH HUSSAIN with CORINNA McSHANE on her debut play SPUN, class and microaggressions for GORGEOUS LIVES Rabiah Hussain’s stunning debut play ‘Spun’ recently opened in London to much public and critical acclaim. Rabiah explains why she wrote a play focusing on two girls and their friendship rather than their relationships with men. She discusses…

Is Monogamy Dead? by Rosie Wilby GORGEOUS COMEDY with VICTORIA PEARSON

01 Aug 2018

Is Monogamy Dead? by Rosie Wilby GORGEOUS COMEDY with VICTORIA PEARSON  Award winning comedian and broadcaster Rosie Wilby chats to Victoria Pearson. Topics include her new book ‘Is Monogamy Dead?’ stand up comedy as a form of very public therapy and Conscious Uncoupling.  https://www.rosiewilby.com/ #GorgeousComedy #RosieWilby #radiogorgeous                    …

A Little Book of Permission by Susie Sourwine – GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke

21 Jul 2018

A Little Book of Permission by Susie Sourwine GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke This book is like no other, it let’s you think differently, breathe, reflect, relax, let go, trust and live; all through the power of permission. Susie explains her life story and how it led to this gem of a book. Buy the book…

The Actresses by Barbara Ewing with Josephine Pembroke on Radio GORGEOUS

12 Jul 2018

The Actresses by Barbara Ewing with Josephine Pembroke on Radio GORGEOUS At last! A novel with a middle aged woman, with grey hair on the front cover is published in the UK. A first and a victory for us women! Ex actor Barbara chats to Josephine about her novel which has been rereleased after 21…

KATY BRAND Comedian Actor & Writer with VICTORIA PEARSON – GORGEOUS COMEDY

03 Jul 2018

KATY BRAND Comedian Actor & Writer with VICTORIA PEARSON – GORGEOUS COMEDY Willfully frumpy Katy Brand comedy star of Katy Brand’s Big Ass Show and writer of ‘Brenda Monk is Funny’ chats with Victoria Pearson. Topics include; her new hit play 3Women, the addictive nature of stand up comedy, working with Kate Moss, religion and feminism…

Singer RUMER on Animal Welfare & life juggling GORGEOUS LIVES with Corinna McShane

30 Jun 2018

Singer RUMER on Animal Welfare & life juggling GORGEOUS LIVES with Corinna McShane Critically acclaimed Rumer is an award winning singer songwriter whose debut single ‘Slow’ became one of 2010’s most requested Radio 2 tracks. Rumer talks to Corinna about how adopting rescue dog Alfie, led to a passion for animal welfare. Candidly open, Rumer also…

SINDHU VEE STAND-UP COMEDIAN with VICTORIA PEARSON Gorgeous Comedy

20 Jun 2018

SINDHU VEE STAND-UP COMEDIAN with VICTORIA PEARSON – GORGEOUS COMEDY  Sindhu Vee comedy star of BBC Radio 4 and HAVE I GOT NEWS FOR YOU chats with Victoria Pearson about the differences between male and female comedy, gratuitous swearing and how her Family life influences her material. She highlights her comedy influences and makes her…

The EXPLODED CIRCUS by Mimbre ALL FEMALE CIRCUS – Gorgeous Entertainment with Josephine Pembroke

The EXPLODED CIRCUS by Mimbre ALL FEMALE CIRCUS – Gorgeous Entertainment with Josephine Pembroke We all dream of running away with the circus, Lina Johansson cleverly created her own female led circus. Mimbre have collaborated with super talented artists to create this explosive and highly entertaining show, suitable for ages 6 to 100. On tour all…

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